The Adventures of Jim Bowie

  • 1956
  • TV Show
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The exploits of the `fearless and mighty adventurin' man' who invented the knife that bears his name (purportedly after breaking his old one in a fight with a grizzly bear). Based loosely on fact and set in the Louisiana Territory during the 1820s and '30s.

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Outlaw Kingdom Season 1, Episode 14 $1.99

Bowie hunts down river pirates who have stolen $10,000 worth of his beaver pelts.

Land Jumpers Season 1, Episode 11 $1.99

After his brother is shot Jim rushes home to discover that his family has been swindled out of a land grant.

The Secessionist Season 1, Episode 10 $1.99

President Andrew Jackson asks Bowie to stop a secessionist movement being planned by Cajun outlaws.

Jim Bowie Comes Home Season 1, Episode 8 $1.99

After years on the frontier, Jim Bowie returns home to Opelousas, Louisiana and finds his town has been overrun by a posse of criminals.

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The Adventures of Jim Bowie
The adventures of frontier hero Jim Bowie are brought to life in the popular children's television series that ran from 1956-1958. Armed with the lege (more…)

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